Modern maid electric cooktop repair and replacement parts
Modern Maid electric cooktops are top performers in the cooking industry. Modern Maid electric cooktops use dependable controls to deliver the heat you need to cook meals for your family. When your Modern Maid electric cooktop isn't heating properly, find the repair parts you need to fix the cooktop at Sears PartsDirect.
Top-selling Modern Maid electric cooktop replacement parts
Ceramic glass cooktop. The ceramic glass cooktop houses the radiant surface element and provides a stable surface for cooking.
Infinite burner switch. The infinite burner switch turns the burner on and off and controls burner heating level.
Hot surface light. The hot surface light turns on when the ceramic glass cooktop is hot and it stays on until the glass top cools down.
Surface element control knob. The surface element control knob lets you turn the burner on and off and allows you to control burner heat level.
Replacing a radiant surface element in your Modern Maid electric cooktop
Shut off the house circuit breakers for the cooktop or unplug the cooktop to disconnect electrical power.
Remove the screws from the brackets that hold the cooktop in the counter. Carefully lift the cooktop up and set it on the counter.
Remove the screws that secure the glass top to the burner box. Lift the glass top off of the burner box and set it on a protected surface.
Carefully remove the wires from the element. Release the locking tabs on the mounting bracket for the radiant element and remove the bracket. Pull the radiant element off of the main glass top and discard the radiant element.
Position the new radiant element on the cooktop and secure it with the mounting bracket. Connect the wires to the new element.
Position the glass top on the burner box and secure it with the mounting screws.
Lower the cooktop into the counter. Reinstall the mounting bracket screws.